Shmygal Explained Why Doctors Did Not Receive Bonuses For March
300% in April will go to doctors working with coronavirus patients through the National Health Service of Ukraine, and there should be no payment problems.
This was announced on Monday by Ukrainian Prime Minister Denis Shmygal during a traditional conference call chaired by President Vladimir Zelensky to prevent the spread of coronavirus, the press service of the head of state.
“April payments will be made through the National Health Service of Ukraine, so there should be no problem here,” said Shmygal at the meeting.
According to the press service of the organized criminal group, the president made a comment concerning the delay in the March premiums for doctors working with patients suffering from COVID-19. The head of government explained that the money had been sent to the regions, however, the local authorities were not guided by the current Cabinet resolution, but by a document from the Ministry of Social Policy since 2003. Therefore, despite the availability of funds in the regions, they could not be paid.
This week, according to Shmygal, the government will seek a solution so that these financial resources are allocated to the doctors.
“Make sure this money has to be paid. Bureaucracy, of course, is often an obstacle, but in this case one cannot be allowed to follow the old rules in the face of new challenges. Supplements should receive everyone who deserves it. As soon as possible, ”said Zelensky.
See also: Doctors’ premiums for the month of March have only been fully paid in the Poltava – Stepanov region
As Health Minister Maxim Stepanov said earlier during a briefing, the 300% medical premiums for March have only been fully paid in the Poltava region.
On May 9, he announced that he would insist on making personal decisions about those who hinder 300% of premium payments to doctors working with COVID-19 patients.
The president said at a daily meeting on May 6 that he wanted to find and punish those responsible for the delay in paying the co-payments promised to doctors working with patients with COVID-19.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru